Apparently Unique 1516 Gold Real From Cologne Offered in Stack’s Bowers...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   In the late 15th century, the vast silver deposits in the Austrian realm of...

The Medieval English Coins of the Wars of the Roses

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek .....   The late medieval monarchies of Europe were fundamentally fragile and prone to civil disorder. Political stability and harmony depended...

NGC Certifies Enormous Gold Coins Celebrating the Year of the Rat

Coins include a 2-kilogram as well as a 10-kilogram, the largest of the 2020 Chinese Lunar coins   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has certified two more...

Join NGC at Heritage Auctions for Trade & Grade With FUN...

Earlier this week, Florida United Numismatists (FUN) announced that the January 2021 FUN Show has been canceled. Because of this, Heritage Auctions decided to move...

Atlas Numismatics Offers German East Africa Gold 15 Rupien Among New...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   As 2020 winds down and we look back over a year of exceptional changes in the world and changes that have affected the...

The World’s Wildlife Series Offers Its Second Design With the Blue...

The series was introduced in 2019 with a depiction of a giraffe running across the savanna in Africa. Now, for the second design in...

2021 Year of the Ox Quadrant 1oz Silver Proof 4-Coin Set...

The Quadrant Ox set consists of four coins that each comprise one-quarter of a circle. When arranged together the coins form a circle with...

Heritage to Offer Set of Iconic Opium Taels of Yunnan

The December 18 - 19 Hong Kong World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction from Heritage features a stunning set of patterns for the...

Austrian Mint Reveals Upcoming January 2021 Releases

By Austrian Mint ......   Australia – The Serpent Creator Available January 20, 2021 Like all creation myths, that of the Aboriginal Australians brings order, clarity, and meaning...

McDonald’s Fiesta Coins, a Forgotten Promotion

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   The promotion of numismatics in general society is one of many ongoing goals for the hobby, and countless such...

Numismatics in Videogames – Yakuza: Like a Dragon

Numismatics remains ever-present in pop culture By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   Several years ago, we took a look at the depiction of...

Ancient & World Gold and Silver Coins Highlighted for Sale at...

Coins Being Offered ....Article By CoinWeek ....   Catawiki.com offers a range of collectibles including jewelry, fine art, stamps, comics, toys, antiques, wine, and military orders,...

2021 Year of the Ox 1 Kilo Silver Coin With Gold...

A prestigious collectible crafted from 1 kilo of 99.99% pure silver and featuring a one-gram gold privy insert, this coin is a rare release...

The “Dump” and Australia’s First Coinage

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Having a native population going back some 60,000 years, Australia was first discovered by...

Heritage Offers a Special Selection of Brazilian Coins, Part II

The latest month-long auction from Heritage Auctions features A Special Selection of Brazilian coins, Part II, offered entirely without reserve. This auction, a follow-up...

Champion Auction 2020 Macau Sale Live on November 29

By Champion Auction  ......   Welcome to the 2020 Champion Macau Auction. This will be the first live numismatic floor auction in Hong Kong or Macau...

Understanding World Coins: The Lunar and Solar Hijri Dating Systems

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   AH1299 (1882) 10 D Lec-188 Paris Morocco PCGS MS64 The Hijri Lunar Dating System The Hijri lunar dating system is the...

NGC and PMG-Certified Coins, Notes From East Asia Feature in Macau...

A vintage Chinese silver dollar is one of the highlights in the November sale   Vintage Chinese coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and vintage...

Impressive Chinese Coins Featured in Heritage Hong Kong Auction

As the last major auction event on the Heritage Auctions 2020 numismatic calendar, our December 18-19 Hong Kong Signature Auction allows us to reflect...

New Collector Coin From Hungary: The Reformed Great Church and College...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The seventh coin in an annual series of legal tender 2,000 forint coins struck with an antique bronze finish...

Stack’s Bowers January 2021 Auction to Feature Oro del Nuevo Mundo...

Stack's Bowers Galleries is excited to announce the sale of the Oro del Nuevo Mundo Collection in our January 2021 auction, to be held...

Clipped Coins

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Money equals power, and a ruler’s success often hinges on control of that power. The stability of a monetary...

The Coin Analyst: Why Were the 2020 Libertads Delayed So Long?

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   Sometimes studying a modern coin series can involve solving a mystery. One such mystery is exactly why the popular...

Incredible Semi-Dated Elizabethan Gold Pound at Stack’s Bowers NYINC 2021 Auction

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Few English monarchs have had such a storied and pivotal reign as Elizabeth I,...

Künker eLive Auction 63, Premium 345 Now Online

Künker Online Auctions by Künker GmbH ......   Künker Online Auctions is presenting two online auction sales that are ready to be viewed. The eLive Auction 63...

Royal Australian Mint Takes First Coin of the Year Event Digital

First Coin of 2021 to be won by a lucky Australian   Today, the Royal Australian Mint announced a new format for the highly anticipated annual...

Special Selections of Isaac Rudman Latin American Coins Open for Bidding

As a collector of beautiful and important objects of Latin America and the Caribbean, Isaac Rudman is as unique as the items he collects....

New 50p Continues Raymond Briggs Father Christmas Collection

We could all do with a little bit of cheer this year and therefore, following the amazing success of the 2018 and 2019 Father...

The German Princess Who Became a Russian Empress: Stack’s Bowers NYINC...

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Much like another female ruler some two centuries prior (Elizabeth I in England), an...

Always Check for Altered Dates: PCGS

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   While many experts check for date and mintmark alterations on key-date coinage, especially that of the United States, it...